Student notes ch 13 - FourMainPerspectives Psychodynamic...

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Four Main Perspectives Psychodynamic The Unconscious Mind Stages of Personality Development Fixation – unresolved psychosexual stage conflict  “stuck” in stage relevant personality traits and behaviors Psychosexual stages - five stages of personality tied to sexual  development Stages of Personality Development Oral stage - first stage, first year mouth - erogenous zone weaning is primary conflict Anal stage – one to three years, ego develops toilet training conflict expulsive vs. retentive personalities Phallic stage – three to six years, superego develops sexual feelings Oedipus complex Latent stage – six to puberty sexual feelings repressed, same-sex play, social skills Genital stage  – puberty  sexual feelings consciously expressed Neo-Freudians Modern Psychoanalytic Theory Current research has found support for… defense mechanisms  concept of unconscious mind that can influence conscious behavior
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This note was uploaded on 01/05/2012 for the course PSY 105 taught by Professor Gordon during the Fall '07 term at University of North Carolina Wilmington.

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